Nia Children's Foundation

Personal Introduction:

I am the Founder/Director of Nia Children's Foundation which I have been independently managing voluntarily for the last five years around my full time work.

The aim of my chairty is to support children in Kenya into education by providing schools with food supplies and education materials. I work with local African suppliers to provide the children with a daily breakfast and lunch to ensure they are healthy and focused in class. I currently feed over 360 children with the aim of increasing this every two years with a new school. 

In 2011 at aged 25 I won the Social Humanitarian Award at the Asian Woman of Achievement Awards for founding and running Nia Children’s Foundation. Presented by Cherie Blair, Sir Nicolas Young and James Caan. Press articles published in the Independent on Sunday and Evening Standard.

Location:

London/Kenya

Website:

www.niachildrensfoundation.org

Position:

Founder/Director

Qualifications:

Mchem in Chemistry 2.1

Experience:

As the founder of a UK children’s charity I have built up a wealth of practical experience within international development projects alongside the skills and knowledge essential for managing key areas of an organisation. My area of expertise lies in project management and fundraising (events, corporate, individuals and Trusts) alongside volunteer and relationship management.

My professional career is within operations management, marketing and project management, across a variety of sectors including; retail food and beverage, private equity media and not-for-profit.

Skills offered: